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November 29, 2016
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Humane Society Notches String of Big Wins Under Aggressive Leader

Wayne Pacelle has made life better for animals by attacking issues from all sides and spending liberally on ads and fundraising.

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OFFICE MATES: Wayne Pacelle’s rescue dog Lily, a beagle mix, goes to work with him every day. His cat Zoe stays home.

The last decade has been a very good one for animals in the United States. Millions of laying hens are being freed from their cages, and pregnant pigs are being liberated from gestation crates. Fewer dogs and cats are euthanized, and dogfighting and...

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